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Cosmetics applications to significantly impact glutathione market trends over 2019-2025

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Glutathione market outlook is expected to majorly transform over 2019-2025 due to rising demands for skincare products as well as growing health concerns due to the prevalence of lung and heart problems caused by unhealthy lifestyle and deteriorating air quality.

U.S. Reduced Glutathione Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Kilo tons)

U.S. Reduced Glutathione Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Kilo tons)

Glutathione is extensively used for producing supplements and rising trend of supplement intake across the globe will proliferate glutathione market share. Due to detoxifying and oxidative stress reducing properties these supplements have been found to be effective in treating health and skin issues and enable the human body to withstand foreign bodies.

Glutathione is a powerful antioxidant found in every cell in the body and is made up of amino acids. Amino acids combine in different patterns to constitute proteins in the body. Glutathione is unique because it is produced in the liver unlike other antioxidants. It helps to synthesize chemicals and proteins in the human body, which further boosts immunity and cure diseases.

Glutathione has various functions, including DNA production, sperm cell formation, breaking down free radicals, regenerating vitamin E and C, assisting apoptosis (normal cell death), transporting mercury out of the brain, supporting immune function etc. Deficiency of glutathione or decreased glutathione levels in the human body can lead to serious health issues. Oral glutathione supplements and injections can help maintain glutathione levels. Due to the essential nature of the product, glutathione market trends are slated to majorly proliferate over the forecast period.

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In a study conducted by the Baylor School of Medicine to measure impact of glutathione on insulin resistance in aging and mitochondrial fat burning, it was determined that correcting a glutinous deficiency can improve impaired mitochondrial fat burning and insulin resistance in aging patients.

With respect to cancer, glutathione metabolism plays both protective and pathogenic roles. It is important in the removal and detoxification of carcinogens. Any alterations in this pathway can have a significant effect on cell survival. Nevertheless, by aiding resistance to a few chemotherapeutic drugs, increased levels of glutathione in tumor cells are able to protect such cells in breast, larynx, colon, bone marrow and lung cancers.

Due to wide ranging pharmaceutical application, the U.S. glutathione market value is estimated to exceed $20 million by the end of the forecast timeline. Increasing R&D activities in the country to utilize the product more efficiently in drug formulation is expected to propel the regional glutathione industry growth.

The rise in demand of glutathione in cosmetics is anticipated to boost glutathione market growth. Glutathione is an effective antioxidant and plays an important role in DNA synthesis and repair, amino acid transport, enzyme activation and protein synthesis. Moreover, glutathione products are now massively used for skin whitening purposes, that are largely marketed via social media. Internet penetration and demand for skin whitening as well as anti-aging products are expected to augment glutathione market size.

The discovery of glutathione’s anti-melanogenic properties has led to its promotion as a skin-lightening agent. It is widely used for this indication among some ethnic populations. Skin fairness products include skin-lightening and whitening creams, face washes and lotions. This sector is one of the fastest growing segments of the global beauty industry, particularly in Asia and Africa, and is estimated to surpass more than $30 billion by 2024.

India has one of the fastest growing glutathione markets as the country witnesses an annual spending of $450 million on skin fairness products. Glutathione market in India is estimated to record considerable gains amounting to over 5.5% over 2019-2025 from cosmetics application. The product, due to wrinkle reducing and skin lightening characteristics, is used for manufacturing soaps and creams in personal care industry. Mounting demand for creams owing to increasing expenditure on personal appearance will fortify glutathione industry growth.

However, there is a dichotomy between evidence to support its efficacy and safety. The hype around its de-pigmentary properties may be a marketing trick of pharma-cosmeceutical companies.

Glutathione is available in topical, parenteral and oral forms. Even though the use of intravenous glutathione injections is prevalent, its efficacy has not yet been proven. Moreover, the side-effects triggered by intravenous glutathione have led the FDA of Philippines to issue a public warning, reproving the use for unapproved medications such as skin lightening. These factors may hamper product demand. However, the extensive utilization of glutathione products in healthcare sector for curing numerous diseases is anticipated to expand glutathione market size in the years to come.

Author NameAakriti Kakkar

Butylated hydroxytoluene market size from food applications to cross USD 90 million by 2025

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Driven by escalating demands for synthetic antioxidants across global food and cosmetics sectors, the global butylated hydroxytoluene market is currently on the verge of witnessing an appreciable amount of growth in forthcoming years. Increasing investment in the food and personal care products manufacturing industry will impel the market trends.

U.S. Butylated Hydroxytoluene Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Kilo Tons)
U.S. Butylated Hydroxytoluene Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Kilo Tons)

Butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) is a compound that impedes autoxidation of any unsaturated organic compounds, furthering their shelf lives be a substantial margin. Owing to these properties BHT is commonly used as a preservative to prevent oxidation as well as free radical formation.

In U.S., Food and Drug Administration categorized BHT among Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) additives, which permits the compound its widescale adoption across the food processing industry. Attributing to the GRAS tag, today BHT is utilized as a preservative across a wide variety of foods, including preserved meat products, and chips. In this, regard, growing preference for BHT as additive and food preservative is slated to accelerate product demand across U.S.

Nowadays, owing to the hectic work schedules, people have been preferring packaged food. This trend, subsequently, is turning the working population towards processed food products as they are readily available across supermarkets and do not require cooking or any other preparations to be consumed. Such a growing trend is expected to become a major growth driving factor for the food-grade preservatives industry and by extension, butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT) market.

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According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the antioxidant properties of BHT also give it an entry into the global animal feed industry. BHT, among others, is commonly used across the animal feed sector to prevent oxidation of feeds as well as feedstuffs.

BHT prevents the rancidity of fats contained in the feedstocks while also inhibiting the destruction of amino acids, vitamin E, D, and A; ensuring that animal feeds maintain their nutritional value. These capabilities have allowed BHT to draw in revenues from the commercial fish food sector over the last two decades.

Moreover, BHT is currently considered as the most efficacious antioxidant utilized across the animal feed industry, which would enable the BHT market to bring in further revenue growth from the animal feeds segment over the forecast timeframe.

In addition to food industry, rising BHT usage in the cosmetic industry has also strengthened butylated hydroxytoluene industry outlook. BHT boasts of a widescale adoption across the global cosmetics industry as an antioxidant and preservative that allows cosmetic products significantly longer shelf lives. Escalating demand for skincare products is projected to majorly drive adoption of BHT in the cosmetics industry.

According to the 2018 L’Oréal annual report, the skincare segment has consistently showcased distinguished growth as compared to other beauty products, frequently outperforming them by a sizable margin. For instance, the L’Oréal annual report highlighted that the skincare segment grew by approximately 9% in 2018 with North American (20%) and Asia Pacific (55%) accounting for a majority of the industry’s share.

Changing climate conditions brought on by global warming is factored in as a prominent growth provider for skin care products. The rapid expansion of upper middle classes across the world, specifically Asia, are some other factors fostering cosmetics industry expansion and the BHT industry share in turn.

All in all, attributing to the integral role it plays across the aforementioned high-revenue industries, BHT is expected to witness further demand as a preservative and an antioxidant. In fact, according to a Global Market Insights, Inc., research report, the butylated hydroxytoluene market size is slated to surpass an overall valuation of $380 million by 2025.

Author NameAkshay Kedari

China refined functional carbohydrates market to accrue modest proceeds by 2025

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Increasing demand for poultry in countries like the U.S. and China will drive the global refined functional carbohydrates market size in the upcoming years. Lately, people are becoming aware about animal health and the impact of consuming the meat from infected animals, and are subsequently feeding animals with highly nutritious food. A great number of animals are commonly afflicted UTI, which can also be cured with RFCs. Rising need to consume healthy animal products and enhance overall feed efficiency will augment refined functional carbohydrates market to witness growth.

U.S. MOS Refined Functional Carbohydrates Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Tons)
U.S. MOS Refined Functional Carbohydrates Market Size, By Application, 2018 & 2025, (Tons)

Rising need for processed food is likely to drive the industry trends. As a rule, grains, vegetables, meats and fish are unpalatable in their raw state, and some foods, such as cassava, are dangerous if eaten without processing. Processing can also help to decrease food waste by extending shelf life of the food. Without processing, as much as 50 to 60 percent of fresh food can be lost between harvest and consumption.

India’s export of processed food was INR 31,111.90 Crores in FY 2018-19, including the share of products like mango pulp, processed vegetables, cereals, and many more. The preference for processed food is likely to grow in the years ahead and increasing production will provide a push to refined functional carbohydrates market share.

Owing to the beneficial use of RFC for improving egg production efficiency, the demand for refined functional carbohydrates is likely to increase across layer industry. Substantial benefits of RFCs for animals will prove to be a major growth driver of refined functional carbohydrates industry landscape.

RFCs act as a prebiotic and boost the growth of healthy bacteria in the gut. Lack of enough prebiotics can result in health issues such as devitalized immune system, lower pH and a poor digestive system. Rising demand to maintain good gut health in animals will drive RFC industry share.

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D-mannose is one of the most vita RFC products. Being an essential glyconutrient, D-mannose is widely used to cure UTI in animals. Apparently, almost 14 percent of dogs experience a UTI during their lifetime, with an increased risk observed in spayed females.

The most common cause of UTI is a rising infection affecting normal bacteria present in the distal urogenital tract. Around 42% of dogs with hyperadrenocorticism, diabetes mellitus, or both diseases have been observed with concurrent UTI. Increasing demand of D-mannose across animal feed industry will drive refined functional carbohydrates industry over the years ahead. As per estimates, D-mannose refined functional carbohydrates market size is likely to witness a consumption of more than 3 kilo tons by 2025.

Regionally speaking, China D-mannose refined functional carbohydrates market demand is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 4% over 2019-2025, owing to the momentous progress in the consumption of poultry and pork meat in the country. In 2019, chicken meat production in China is predicted to reach 12.65 million metric tons, representing 8 percent year-on-year growth.

China is currently the world’s second largest poultry consumer after the United States. Despite the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) ban on key suppliers of animal products, owing to the unmet domestic demands in 2019, Chinese imports are anticipated to grow by 32 percent to 450,000 MT. Rising demand for meat has led to the increased requirement of proper diets for animals which will accelerate the growth graph of refined functional carbohydrates industry.

The U.S. is another region that is expected to contribute considerably to refined functional carbohydrates market. As per estimates, U.S. beta glucan refined functional carbohydrates market size may register a CAGR of 6% over 2019-2025, owing to the fact that the incorporation of beta glucan in animal feed helps to cure various problems such as high cholesterol and skin irritation. The country has also been reported as the world’s largest poultry consumer, which will further augment regional industry growth.

The rapidly increasing demand for poultry food worldwide will significantly push the growth graph of refined functional carbohydrates industry. Growing requirement of processed food will also have a major impact on the expansion of refined functional carbohydrates market. According to a research report by the Global Market Insights Inc., refined functional carbohydrates market size may exceed $300 million by the year 2025.

Author NameAnchal Solanki

Global intelligent vending machine market remuneration to hit USD 30 billion by 2024, escalating demand for modern day convenience & rising technological innovation to stimulate the industry growth

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The intelligent vending machine market has been expanding rapidly in recent times as technology continues to transform the world and disruptive technology is becomes the order of the day. For instance, recently, greenbox Robotics, a Southern California tech company, designed an intelligent vending machine that can dispense marijuana and CBD. The company’s chief motivation behind designing such a technology was the long queues in cannabis dispensaries.

Italy intelligent vending machine market, by application, 2017 & 2024 (USD Million)

Italy intelligent vending machine market, by application, 2017 & 2024 (USD Million)

With the help of vending machines however, customers can cut the queue and buy products that include cannabis flower, extracts, edibles, CBD products and accessories. The machine even describes products and its effects and suggests products to customers. It verifies customer’s identification and determines age using facial recognition technology and accepts payment with either a debit card or Apple Pay. Intelligent vending machines have transformed many aspects of life and this machine aims to do the same for the cannabis industry. According to greenbox Robotics, the kiosk is designed to dispense multiple items in one transaction and streamline the purchase experience, bringing down a 30-minute wait down to nearly two minutes. Such an innovative vending machine is expected to be gamechanger for cannabis dispersion and the intelligent vending machine market in general.

Vending machines have come a long way from their basic design and now are equipped to perform a lot more than dispense items and provide change. At present vending machines are designed to not only provide items requested but provide nutritional or other information about the items, interact with the customer to make suggestions about the purchase and even prepare fresh food. For example, in Italy a pizza vending machine called Let’s Pizza has been developed that prepares customized pizzas in less than 3 minutes. A window in the front allows customers to watch the flour being kneaded, the rolling of the pizza disc, spreading of the tomato paste and other ingredients and the finished creation baked in infra-red rays. The growth of the intelligent vending machine market is being driven by smart technology that brings together the convenience and availability of instant transactions with the tailored, entertaining and connected retail experience that customers have come to expect.

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Though U.S. has the most vending machines in the world, Japan has the highest density of vending machines with 5.5 million machines in 2016 that put one machine for every 50 people and is known for carrying more range of products that available anywhere else in the world. Fascination with technology, low crime rate, need for convenience etc. have driven the vending machine market in the country, but Japan being the pioneer of technology has presented the next step for intelligent vending machine market.

Remarkably, the cashless, smart vending machines in Japan are enabled with face, eye, or fingerprint recognition as well as social media connectivity. In case a customer cannot decide between different options, vending machines are designed to scan faces to make a choice for them. For instance, face-scanning machines dispensing beverages use big data analytics and machine-learning and make a choice based on the age of the customer. If above 30 years old, it offers hot milk tea, green tea or orange juice while for younger customers it offers soft drinks as such preferences have been depicted by people of respective age groups.

Observing the intelligent vending machine market trends and the future potentials for the technology, heavyweights from various industries have started to invest in the market besides adding innovative ways to help it grow. For instance, the Coca-Cola Company developed an intelligent vending machine that can recycle plastic bottles and cans. The VenCycling, as it is called, not only dispenses Coca-Cola drinks, but also accepts the used packaging besides performing other intelligent functions such as utilizing facial recognition and voice interactive system to make purchasing recommendations and making recycling a variety of Coca-Cola beverage packages more efficient. The machine also provides incentives to consumers who take the effort to recycle.

Considering the fact that vending machines have come a long way from being basic product dispenser and that the Internet of Things, sensor technology, big data analytics and machine learning have brought a sea of change in how machines function, the intelligent vending machine market is expected to thrive over the coming years, gaining impressive traction and profits.

Author NameParoma Bhattacharya

Optical sorter market to accrue hefty gains from the food sector, rising proliferation of innovative products to impel the industry growth over 2018-2024

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The increasing deployment of sorting machines for improving plant productivity has been propelling optical sorter market share. The shortage of labor and surging need to handle more quantity of products in a less time are a couple of the most prominent causes behind the increasing deployment of sorting machines. In recent years, the optical sorter has emerged as one of the pioneering products to handle grains, pulses, spices, beans, rice, nuts, fruits, vegetables, and plastics. The capability of this device to sort the products based on their shape, color with high efficiency, excellent precision, and performance is poised to expedite optical sorter industry outlook considerably.

Germany optical sorter market, by application, 2017 & 2024 (USD Million)
Germany optical sorter market, by application, 2017 & 2024 (USD Million)

The commitment of key players in the optical sorter market toward innovation, superior manufacturing, and intelligent design will have a notable influence on future product demand. Recently, the leading food sorter manufacturing company, TOMRA Sorting, Inc., has revealed its plan to launch innovative sorting machines at Pack Expo. TOMRA has been working to resolve customer issues with its new product launches to enhance its customer base. With this recent launch, it seems to have resolved the issues pertaining to the food processing companies that had been struggling earlier to filter out foreign materials like stones, wood, metal, glass, and plastics from vegetables and potato products. The company claims that the newly developed machine will filter 98% of all types of filtering objects. The incidence testifies that the innovative capabilities of the companies to fulfil the customers’ needs with their high standard products is likely to stimulate the optical sorter market share from the food industry over the years ahead.

The advent of next-generation technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), and Artificial Intelligence (AI) also has augmented the product development strategies of optical sorter industry contenders. Considering the ease of use of technologically advanced sorting equipment, several end-users have been deploying sorting machines on a large scale. For instance, in the middle of 2018, the UK based waste management company, Viridor has invested nearly 445,000 pounds to upgrade its plastic processing facility with the deployment of the robotic sorter. This robotic sorter can be utilized to purify PET plastics by filtering metals and other kinds of contamination pertaining to the integration of AI-powered vision systems.

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Speaking along similar lines, in order to resolve the issue of the labor shortage, U.S. based Diamond Fruit Growers has recently invested to deploy its first ever optical sorting line specially designed for pears. The Italian company, Unitec has also engineered an optical sorter with the integration of software that can minimize the damage by sorting out fruits based on their grade and size without scuffing. The use of such machines to handle a plenitude of products at the food processing facilities will help companies to handle more volume with less labor. Continuous investments in technology by prominent end-users to handle a large volume at a time is likely to propel optical sorter market trends.

In addition to food processing, the mining sector is a pivotal revenue generating ground for optical sorter market players that have been incorporating new features into existing models. They have also been enhancing the design features of the products to improve its wear-resisting capability and ease of maintenance. Taking into account the extended life cycle of the products, most of the mineral and metal ore extraction industries have been deploying modern optical sorters on a large scale which will have a positive influence on the market growth. For the record, in 2017, the mining industry held a 15% share of the optical sorter market.

Growing availability of highly advanced product ranges will propel the optical sorter industry outlook over the years ahead. In addition, increasing awareness among the end users about the cost-effective returns obtained from the automated processes at the workplace will also have a notable influence on the product demand. For the record, by the end of 2024, optical sorter market will surpass revenue collection of USD 3 billion.

Author Name :Sunil Hebbalkar

U.S. municipal solid waste management market to accumulate hefty proceeds from paper & paperboard trash, New York to emerge as a lucrative growth avenue

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The remuneration graph of U.S. municipal solid waste management market has witnessed a phenomenal escalation in the past decade, owing to myriad economic & environmental advantages of effective waste management. The burgeoning challenges of solid waste due to tremendous surge in the population in the United States have further compelled the industry players to bring forth innovative, sustainable, and cost-effective approaches of MSW across the country. It has been reported that in general, the waste generation is higher during the strong economic growth of the country and therefore effective solid waste management network forms a significant factor driving the GDP.

Pennsylvania Municipal Solid Waste Management Market Size, By Service, 2017 & 2024 (Million Tons)
Pennsylvania Municipal Solid Waste Management Market Size, By Service, 2017 & 2024 (Million Tons)

Reliable reports claim that the United States produced more than 250 million tons of municipal solid waste in 2014 – a significant high and approximately 4.4 million more than generated in the year earlier. It was further reported that the around 66.4 million tons of waste was recovered for recycling in 2014. Despite the tons of waste to handle, it was not until recently that the sanitation agencies took upon themselves to handle recycling and monitor third-party contractors. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in this regard has been encouraging the regional regulators and governmental agencies to make efforts in assisting the upcoming solid waste management scenarios, to ensure proper storage, disposal, segregation, and recycling processes.

Recently for instance, Atlanta regulation agencies has deployed smart phones with waste management application in over 89 sanitation trucks & other vehicles as part of a MSW management pilot program. The use of the application to track truck routes lead them to evenly distribute and take efficient routes to the appropriate landfills and recycling facilities. With further governmental norms encouraging sustainable trash management, New York recycling & composting municipal solid waste management market is another lucrative region garnering hefty proceeds. Estimates claim the U.S. MSW management industry from New York to exceed a valuation over USD 450 million by 2024, owing to the influence of region’s rising population base residing in the urban areas and flourishing tourism industry leading to growing investment in waste management infrastructure.

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Further speaking of the expanding governmental investment in waste management, the U.S. President Donald Trump, recently signed a legislation committing the country to expand its efforts to clean and manage around 8 million metric tons of litter such as plastic, paper, and electronic waste polluting the oceans.

Currently, recycling & composting solid waste has gained immense traction, given the advancement in waste reprocessing and trash conversing technologies. Recycling the waste to convert it into reusable material is significantly helping MSW management agencies in reduced consumption of raw materials and energy usage as well as lowered water & air pollution. The process is further gaining momentum and managed to accumulate over USD 6 billion in 2017, because of the introduction of strict & rigorous anti-dumping laws by both the state & federal regulators and development of recycling approaches for sustainable economic status. For instance, the University of Minnesota has initiated a recycling drive under which it will be recycling more than 3,800 tons of recyclable materials that constitutes more than 40% of the total waste generated in the campus.

In addition to expanding recycling & composting services in the U.S. municipal solid waste management market, it is noteworthy to mention that the paper and paperboard trash accounted for a considerable 26% market share in 2017. Rapid progress of the packaging industry coupled with rising application of recycled paper and paperboard are expected to drive demand.

These above-mentioned trends significantly shed light on the progressive outlook of the U.S. municipal solid waste management market in the recent years. However, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that China’s ban on import waste has rocked the global solid waste management and recycling industry to gear up for managing their own waste and recycling efforts. It remains to be seen that how the U.S. municipal solid waste management industry will cope with the sudden change in policies as these new accumulating waste loads incur increasingly high rates in managing and recycling waste. Nonetheless, experts believe that as the export market for waste product dries up, the U.S. municipal solid waste management industry will be seen desperately recovering, recycling, and reducing the waste, while surpassing the overall remuneration portfolio of over USD 25 billion market by 2024.

Author NameOjaswita Kutepatil

APAC anisole market to accumulate commendable returns by 2024, rising demand for premium cosmetics to impel the regional industry

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The global anisole market is projected to experience an accelerated growth over 2018 – 2024, primarily fueled by organic chemical compound’s applications in the rapidly expanding pharmaceutical and cosmetics sectors. Estimated to be valued at over $77 million, the global anisole market has depicted considerable growth due to the product’s rising incorporation in a plethora of cosmetic products, on account of the artificial fragrance that is associated with anisole.

U.S. anisole market size, by application, 2013 – 2024 (USD Million)
U.S. anisole market size, by application, 2013 – 2024 (USD Million)

It is prudent to mention that anisole is also used to manufacture several different chemical compounds that find applications across a slew of application verticals. However, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics are among the biggest and the fastest growing application sectors that are not constrained by the burden of serving only a niche demographic – which is the reason why these sectors are thriving in some of the most populous regions of the globe, gradually aiding the growth of anisole market as well.

Unveiling APAC anisole market trends

The Asia Pacific is one of the most lucrative regional anisole markets, that is popularly driven by the rise in demand for cosmetic brought on by the increased disposable incomes and the subsequent affordability in the region. According to a 2017 report by the French personal care and cosmetics company – L’Oréal S.A., the firm’s accrued almost 24% of its global sales in 2017 from the Asian belt. This can be undeniably attributed to the rising demands for premium cosmetic products due to the rate at which the discretionary expenditure skyrocketing, especially across the economies of India and China.

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It is also prudent to mention that APAC anisole market has also received commendable boost on account of the product being used as a pesticide, in the agro-based economies, wherein governments have been attempting to readdress pivotal issues in the agricultural domain. For example, the Indian government has brought about initiative such as Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana and Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana in order to reform agricultural production, The government of China has also shifted its focus toward agricultural reformation. These initiatives have led to an escalation in the demand for pesticides, that would gradually help augment the regional anisole market trends. Driven by the efforts across the economies, APAC anisole market share is likely to soar in the years to come. As per Global Market Insights, Inc., the APAC region accounts for 30% of the global anisole market share.

Apart from the cosmetic applications, the global anisole market would also be receiving a significant boost from the pharmaceutical sector. The U.S. pharmaceutical sector has been the most flourishing domestic market for the development and commercialization of different pharmaceuticals. According to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), primary pharmaceutical markets such as Europe, North America and Japan had been under considerable pressure a decade back, having experienced a slowdown in growth. Today however, the pharma sector has witnessed considerable incline across the developed as well as developing economies, thereby making the domain a lucrative growth avenue for the global anisole market. Anisole industry share from pharmaceutical applications is expected to witness a CAGR of 4.4% over 2018-2024, driven by the fact that the product serves as a crucial precursor in producing a plethora of pharma compounds. For instance, 4-methoxyphenol, a phenol derived from anisole is used to create 4-methoxyphenol – a chemical used in manufacturing of bulk pharmaceuticals like Raloxifene and Dextromethorphan.

It is imperative to mention that global anisole market growth is slightly hampered due to the small amounts of anisole required for cosmetics products. For instance, according to a study by the American College of Toxicology, p-Hydroxyanisole, a phenol derived from anisole is used as an antioxidant in different cosmetic products in concentrations as low as 1% because the organization recommends that smaller concentrations would not result into it being a severe irritant. Nonetheless, despite anisole and the anisole-derived phenols being used in small quantities and dilute concentrations, the compounds are still expected to be incorporated in a plethora of cosmetic products worldwide, thereby augmenting the commercial landscape of global anisole industry. As per Global market insights, Inc., anisole market size is projected to cross $100 million by 2024.

Author NameAkshay Kedari